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Handbook of practical program evaluation, Kathryn E. Newcomer, Harry P. Hatry, Joseph S. Wholey, [editors] - hbk

The leading program evaluation reference, updated with the latest tools and techniques The Handbook of Practical Program Evaluation provides tools for managers and evaluators to address questions about the performance of public and nonprofit programs
Table Of Contents
Planning and Designing Useful Evaluations / Kathryn E. Newcomer, Harry P. Hatry, Joseph S. Wholey -- Analyzing and Engaging Stakeholders / John M. Bryson, Michael Quinn Patton -- Using Logic Models / John A. McLaughlin, Gretchen B. Jordan -- Exploratory Evaluation / Joseph S. Wholey -- Performance Measurement / Theodore H. Poister -- Comparison Group Designs / Gary T. Henry -- Randomized Controlled Trials / Carole J. Torgerson, David J. Torgerson, Celia A. Taylor -- Conducting Case Studies / Karin Martinson, Carolyn O’Brien -- Recruitment and Retention of Study Participants / Scott C. Cook, Shara Godiwalla, Keeshawna S. Brooks, Christopher V. Powers, Priya John -- Designing, Managing, and Analyzing Multisite Evaluations / Debra J. Rog -- Evaluating Community Change Programs / Brett Theodos, Joseph Firschein -- Culturally Responsive Evaluation / Stafford Hood, Rodney K. Hopson, Karen E. Kirkhart -- Using Agency Records / Harry P. Hatry -- Using Surveys / Kathryn E. Newcomer, Timothy Triplett -- Role Playing / Claudia L. Aranda, Diane K. Levy, Sierra Stoney -- Using Ratings by Trained Observers / Barbara J. Cohn Berman, Verna Vasquez -- Collecting Data in the Field / Demetra Smith Nightingale, Shelli Balter Rossman -- Using the Internet / William C. Adams -- Conducting Semi-Structured Interviews / William C. Adams -- Focus Group Interviewing / Richard A. Krueger, Mary Anne Casey -- Using Stories in Evaluation / Richard A. Krueger -- Qualitative Data Analysis / Delwyn Goodrick, Patricia J. Rogers -- Using Statistics in Evaluation / Kathryn E. Newcomer, Dylan Conger -- Cost-Effectiveness and Cost-Benefit Analysis / Stephanie Riegg Cellini, James Edwin Kee -- Meta-Analyses, Systematic Reviews, and Evaluation Syntheses / Robert Boruch, Anthony Petrosino, Claire Morgan -- Pitfalls in Evaluations / Harry P. Hatry, Kathryn E. Newcomer -- Providing Recommendations, Suggestions, and Options for Improvement / George F. Grob -- Writing for Impact / George F. Grob -- Contracting for Evaluation Products and Services / James B. Bell -- Use of Evaluation in Government / Joseph S. Wholey -- Evaluation Challenges, Issues, and Trends / Harry P. Hatry, Kathryn E. Newcomer, Joseph S. Wholey
4th ed
Physical Description
xl, 864 p. ;, 25 cm

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